Musée Maritime de Nouvelle-Calédonie


Information and booking:

Discover New Caledonia’s rich maritime heritage here in this Museum.

  • Tuesdays to Sundays from 10h00 to 17h00.

Fully redesigned, the Maritime Museum offers a new voyage exploring the seafaring history of New Caledonia and a discovery of the extraordinary collect ion of the La Perouse expedition. Supported by a collection of almost 2000 archeological artefacts from the various New Caledonian shipwrecks as well as from the site of the La Perouse shipwreck , come and discover the wealth of this maritime history, its many links between lands, continents, men and women who have crossed the oceans.

To know :

    Provided services :

  • Museum

  • Souvenir shop

Rate :

Outings/activities CFP New-Zealand Dollar
Entrance fee
Students, children from 6 to 18 years, seniors 250 4
Full rate 500 8
Children under 6 years old, disabled people FREE FREE
Family rate (2 adults, 2 children) 1000 15

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Certificate of Excellence 2018
#3 of 75 things to do in Noumea 204 reviews

"Very interesting and informative museum" 22/09/2018
This museum was a real gem. It gave an insight into the exploration of the South Pacific. There were many artefacts from shipwrecks. The maritime history of this region was very interesti… Read full review

"Fascinating " 19/08/2018
We visited here after it was recommended by a friend. Fascinating look into the history of New Caledonia. Great exhibit on La Perouse and Cook. Much of the information has English translatio… Read full review